It seems every year a new terrifying outbreak, a new disease, comes to light becoming a cause of concern for most of us. But this time nature seems to be there again to provide us with a solution, this time Rose petals seem to be the source of another natural active constituent able to fight bacterial infections from Escherichia coli.
But don´t overestimate it, some strains of this deadly bacteria, Scherichia coli, can cause your death if you get infected and don´t get appropriately treated, and infections outbreaks are already being reported in some areas of Germany. But let´s see what the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control has to say about it. Image: Rose petals by Andy Bullock under Creative Common license (CC BY 2.0).
Common name: Rosa